Next Wednesday is Valentines Day. People will celebrate love with cards to spouses, children, other relatives and friends. The merchant statistics for Valentines Day are staggering. According to ABC News for 2017 Couples will exchange 190 million greeting cards during Valentine’s Day, according to the NRF. Americans are expected to spend $1 billion on cards,… Continue reading Valentines

Burgeoning Spring

Tomorrow is Groundhog day, traditionally the day when a hibernating rodent predicts how long winter will last and when spring will begin. With the arrival of spring, we anticipate many special occasions. February gives us Valentines Day. Easter arrives on April first this year. Mothers Day in the middle of May is followed by Memorial… Continue reading Burgeoning Spring

Spring Cleaning

We’re honoring St. Patrick’s day with the wearing of the green. And we’re thinking about spring cleaning to be ready for summer and some vacation time. The spring cleaning leads to planning and list making. We have these handy-dandy little notepads. They are just the right size for tucking into a pocket or purse. They have… Continue reading Spring Cleaning